I don't know what the front page of Thursday's New York Times looks like. But the home page of its website is a very strange sight,  indeed.

Of course, some of you will think this observation is a sign of my bsession with Israel. Maybe so. But, for sure, it is also a sign of  how cavalierly the Times treats the perils with which Israel lives.

I also wonder whether Ethan Bronner, the chief of the Times' Jerusalem bureau, is quite as as blas